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9/10
Homer Jr High School
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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in Illinois. Students here perform above average on state tests, and this school has above average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.

ACADEMICS

9/10

Test scores

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Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school... More serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
English
59%
State avg: 37%
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Math
46%
State avg: 31%
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Academic progress

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Equity

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Equity overview

Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Good news!

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing far better than other students in the state, and this school is successfully closing the achievement gap.


Parent tip:

Schools that close the gap between different student groups are doing something right! Explore the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to learn more.... More These 5 things will help you start a conversation at your school about helping all students succeed.

ENVIRONMENT

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Student demographics

Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
84%
Hispanic
11%
Two or more races
3%
Asian
1%
Black
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander
<1%

Teachers & staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
16 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
868 :1
State avg: 527 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
94%
State avg: 88%
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Neighborhood

15711 South Bell Road
Lockport, IL 60491
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